University Concerts

University Concerts 2009

 

University conserts are held on the last Wednesday of the month, Oct. - May. They start at 17.00 in Hrifla or at Kaffi Bifröst. No entrance fee.

 


November 25th

Trio Andrésar Þórs. In the trio are Andrés Þór Gunnlaugsson who plays the guitar, Birgir Bragason on double bass and Scott McLemore on drums


Oktober 28th

Jazz trio Árna Heiðars Karlssonar on piano, Gunnars Hrafnssonar on dobule bass and Matthías Hermstock on drums


September 30th

Magnús Eiríksson and Pálmi Gunnarsson. Plays new and old songs 


May 27th

Theodóra Þórðardóttir soprano and Ingibjörg Þorsteinsdóttir piano. Music by Icelandic composer Sveinbjörn Sveinbjörnsson, Ravel and Dvorak. Opera arias and songs from well known musicals. Hrifla.


April 29th

Gunnar Þórðarson - composer, plays his own music at Kaffi Bifröst.


March 25th

Söngbræður - a local male choir, various music, conducted by Viðar Guðmundsson. Hrifla.


February 25th

Tómas R. Einarsson´s trio and singer Ragnheiður Gröndal. Music from the CD Trúnó. The concert takes place in Hrifla.


January 28th

Jeff Who? at Kaffi Bifröst 


 

University Concerts 2008

 

November 19th - 2008

Guðrún Ingimarsdóttir soprano and Jónína Erna Arnardóttir  piano. The programme consists of music from a new CD "Northern Lights" and songs from Icelandic theatrical works.


October 29th - 2008

Stuðmenn - This original band has been one of Iceland´s most popular groups for almost three decades.


September 17th - 2009

Iris Kramer, cornet and Hrólfu Vagnsson, accordion, play tango, jazz, classical music and improvisation.


April 30th - 2008

Sopran Ingveldur Ýr; Guðríður Sigurðardóttir pianist and a small choir. Icelandic and American folksongs, well known Icelandic songs, music from musicals by Larson, Gershwin, Menken, Bernstein et.al. Opera music.


February 27th -  2008

Bandið bak við eyrað plays music by Canadian artist Joni Mitchell.  Ása Hlín Svavarsdóttir singer, Gunnar Ringsted guitar, Ólafur Flosason oboe og Zsuzsanna Budai piano.


January 30th - 2008

Michael Clarke bariton og Þórarinn Stefánsson piano - music from The Songbook of Garðar Hólm by Icelandic composer Gunnar Reynir Sveinsson. Icelandic folk songs and other well known Icelandic songs.


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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